Not a clean label ingredient


Methylparaben is a synthetic preservative used in foods and cosmetic products. The chemical formula is C8H8O3. It consists of small odorless and colorless crystals added to substances to enhance preservation.

It is used as a preservative in jelly and preserves, as well as cosmetic products like creams, eyeliners, and liquids.

  • Whole Foods
  • Trader Joe's
  • Aldi (SimplyNature)
  • H-E-B Select Ingredients
  • Hy-Vee
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